Product Bulletin

Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide 40:001
D102484X012 March 2013

Fisherr Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide

W8861 W7957-2 X0165

GX easy-e™ TBX STEAM CONDITIONING VALVE
Typical Fisher Sliding-Stem Control Valves

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and 100 EWS: DN 100 x 50 through 600 x 500 NPS 1/2. 63. 50.5 ring-type joint. EZ. Class V Class IV (standard with metal seats). and vapors. and ES) Figure 1. 20. 20. ASME. 300. or ASME: SA216 WCC steel. ASME. 150. or Class VI (optional (optional with metal seats). Screwed NPT internal. socket-weld. or Steel. or 100 and CL150 and 300 CL125.Product Bulletin 40:001 Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide March 2013 D102484X012 General-Service and Heavy-Duty Valves (GX. Capable of air and gases. pneumatic diaphragm 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm.or raised-face flanged. gases. flow up globe style valve Single-seated. state-of-the-art control valve and actuator system designed to control a wide range Heavy-duty general service for controlling liquids Heavy-duty. SA351 CF3M stainless ASTM specifications) ASTM specifications) steel. EZ.0 barg (87 psig). 3. or Class VI (optional with PTFE seats) with soft or metal seats) with soft or metal seats) Available Actuators (see section on Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators) GX multi-spring. and 100 DN 15. post-guided globe or angle valve Cage-guided globe or angle valve Stem-guided or port-guided Unbalanced Unbalanced Balanced or unbalanced Seat ring retained by spacer Cage-retained seat Screwed-in seat ring Metal or soft seats Sizes ES: DN 15 through 200 (NPS 1/2 through 8) DN 15. 25. 40. 3/4. or CW2M Valve Plug and Seat Ring (Trim) Materials Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 on seat or Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 on seat or Stainless steel (316L) with optional alloy 6 seat and guide seat and guide hardfacing or PTFE soft seat Soft seat is PTFE Soft seat is PTFE Flow Characteristics and Maximum Flow Coefficients Equal percentage or linear Quick opening. stainless steel (to EN. or CW2M Steel.47 to 190 Maximum Cv from 6. and 4 NPS 1/2. and ES) W8486-3 W2966B W3421-3 GX CONTROL VALVE AND EZ ES ACTUATOR SYSTEM Table 1. Style Single port. linear. General-Service and Heavy-Duty Valves (GX. or equal percentage Quick opening. 63 and 100 and PN 10.5 Maximum Cv from 4. General Service and Heavy-Duty Valves (GX. flat. flat. 25. Class V Class IV (standard with metal seats). 3/4. allowing hard-to-handle fluids. 80. linear. 1-1/2. 1. 25. socket-weld and buttwelding ends Valve Body Materials EN: 1. alloy steel.0389 to 183. stainless steel (to EN. 1. 585C piston 2 . or equal percentage Maximum Cv from 0. ASME B16. 300.53 to 1110 Shutoff Class (IEC 60534-4 and ANSI/FCI 70-2) Class IV (standard with metal seats). and 600 CL150.0619 steel. 16. 40. 2. general-service valve for clean liquids of process liquids. alloy steel. or Class VI (optional (optional with metal seats). 25. and 4 (NPS 4 x 2 through 24 x 20) Ratings PN 10 to 40. 3. 80. Class V (optional with metal seats). 585C piston 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. 2. 1-1/2. Positive shutoff at seat supply pressures to 6. and ES) GX EZ ES Applications Compact. UOP applications valve shutoff at high pressure drops. 40. 50. including viscous and other and gases. PN 16. 1. and buttwelding ends ring-type joint. EZ. or 600 End Connections Flanged raised-face per EN 1092-1 and Screwed NPT internal. 40.or raised-face flanged.4409 stainless steel.

flat.354 to 2600 Shutoff Class (IEC 60534-4 and ANSI/FCI 70-2) Class IV (standard with metal seats). and DIN PN 160. 16. alloy steel. HP. linear. or intermediate ASME ratings End Connections Raised-face flanged.or raised-face flanged.2 to 6500 Maximum Cv from 17. ASME. flat. HP. Screwed NPT internal. Often used in power generation 232_C [450_F] (to 316_C [600_F] with optional seal required applications materials) Style Cage-guided globe or angle valve Cage-guided globe or angle valve Cage-guided globe or angle valve Balanced trim Balanced trim Balanced or unbalanced trim Cage-retained seat Cage-retained seat Sizes DN 25 through 200 and NPS 1 through 8 (ED) DN 25 through 200 and NPS 1 through 8 (ET) DN 100 x 50 through 600 x 500 and NPS 4 x 2 DN 100 x 50 through 600 x 500 and NPS 4 x 2 DN 25 through 500 and NPS 1 through 20 through 24 x 20 (EWD) through 24 x 20 (EWT) Ratings PN 10. linear. 420 and CL150. 585C piston 3 . 25. 63. 1500. IV or V (depending on size and (optional with soft or metal seats). socket-weld Screwed NPT internal. ASME. stainless steel (to EN. 585C piston 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. alloy steel. or 600 CL150. and EH) Figure 2. HP. alloy steel. socket-weld and buttwelding ends ring-type joint. 63. stainless steel (to EN. stainless steel (to EN. or equal percentage Linear. or Class VI Class III or IV (optional depending on size) construction) (optional with soft or metal seats) Available Actuators (see section on Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators) 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. III. and buttwelding ends ring-type joint. or Steel. 25. or 600 CL900. general.and severe. and EH) ED ET HP and EH Applications easy-e heavy-duty.or raised-face flanged. and EH) W3162-3 W0451-3 W5815-1 ED ET HP AND EH Table 2. Heavy-Duty and Severe-Service Valves (ED. 40.and severe. socket-weld and buttwelding ends Expanded ends Valve Body Materials Steel. 300. ring-type joint. or 100. or Steel.2 to 6500 Maximum Cv from 0. 300. Product Bulletin Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide 40:001 D102484X012 March 2013 Heavy-Duty and Severe-Service Valves (ED. Heavy-Duty and Severe-Service Valves (ED. ET. 2500. valve for tight shutoff with clean liquids and gases valve for clean liquids and gases with higher Available with special trim to combat noise and with higher pressure drops and temperatures to pressure drops but where tight shutoff is not cavitation. general. 40. and PN 10. equal percentage or characterized Maximum Cv from 17. Class V Class II (standard) Class II. Soft seat is PTFE seat and guide Flow Characteristics and Maximum Flow Coefficients Quick opening. or ASTM specifications) ASTM specifications) ASTM specifications) Valve Plug and Seat Ring (Trim) Materials Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 on seat or Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 on seat or Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 on seat or seat and guide seat and guide. 16. 250. ASME. or equal percentage Quick opening.service easy-e heavy-duty. or 100. 585C piston 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. ET.service For high-pressure and severe-service applications. ET.

150. 25. An economic alternative to alloy bodies. 600 CL150 or 300 End Connections Screwed NPT internal. 40. 250. Cryogenic.05 mL/min/psid/inch of port diameter (optional Class VI (soft seat) Class IV or V (YS) for ET-C) or Class V (optional for EZ-C) Available Actuators (see section on Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators) 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. The YS unbalanced. 585C piston 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. or equal percentage Equal percentage Maximum Cv 8. 16. and RSS) Figure 3. alloy steel. 585C piston 657 or 667 spring and diaphragm. Three-Way. ET-C and EZ-C. 100 and CL150. 300.2 to 924 Maximum Cv from 0. flat. or 600 PN 10. and Lined Valve (YD and YS. Cryogenic. single-seated. Three-Way. hydrocarbon applications with temperatures to Limited in pressure and temperature -198_C (-325_F) Style Single-seated post-guided (EZ-C) or cage-guided Cage-guided three-way globe valves Fully lined.42 to 567 Maximum Cv from 13. Raised-face flanges Raised-face flanges ring-type joint.Product Bulletin 40:001 Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide March 2013 D102484X012 Three-Way Valves. service. ET-C and EZ-C. and the YD is balanced. stainless steel (to ASME Stainless steel (to ASME or ASTM specifications) Ductile iron with PFA liner or ASTM specifications) Valve Plug and Seat Ring (Trim) Materials Valve Plug and Seat Ring: Pure modified (reinforced) PTFE Stainless steel with or without alloy 6 hardfacing on Stainless steel Bellows: Heavy-duty PTFE (TFM1705) with 304L SST seat support rings [Bellows is PTFE for NPS 1/2 and 3/4 valves] Flow Characteristics and Maximum Flow Coefficients Linear Quick opening. and RSS) W0665-3 W6396 W4521-2 YD AND YS ET-C & EZ-C RSS Table 3. 585C piston 4 . and Lined Valves (YD and YS. unbalanced globe valve (ET-C) globe valve Balanced or unbalanced trim Includes bellows stem seal Unbalanced (EZ-C) or balanced (ET-C) Metal seats Sizes DN80 through 250 x 200 or NPS 3 through NPS 1 through 4 (face-to-face dimensions to DIN or NPS 1/2 through 6 10 x 8 (ET-C) ANSI/ISA specifications) DN 15 through 100 or NPS 1 through 4 (EZ-C) Ratings CL125.212 to 145 Shutoff Class (IEC 60534-4 and ANSI/FCI 70-2) Class IV (standard) Class II or IV (YD) 0. socket-weld and buttwelding ends Valve Body Materials Cast iron. steel. linear. and Lined Valves (YD and YS.or raised-face flanged. and RSS) YD and YS ET-C and EZ-C RSS Applications easy-e stainless steel cryogenic valves for liquefied Lined valve for severely corrosive or toxic process Three-way valves for flow-mixing or flow-splitting natural gas and other special chemical and fluids. Cryogenic. 63. 300. ET-C and EZ-C.

incorporates a spraywater manifold of variable geometry AF nozzles that produce an of variable geometry AF nozzles that produce an of variable geometry AF nozzles that produce an optimized spray pattern over a wide operating optimized spray pattern over a wide operating optimized spray pattern over a wide operating range. incorporates a spraywater manifold temperature. SA182 Grade F22 (2. range. IP. SA182 Grade F91 (9Cr-1Mo-V) Available Actuators See Section on Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators 5 . LP Turbine Bypass Process steam Steam Let Down Style Flow up design. Steam Conditioning Valves (TBX Flow Up. and CVX) TBX (FLOW UP) TBX (FLOW DOWN) CVX Table 4. hung trim configuration to Flow down design. and CVX) Figure 4. and CVX) TBX Flow Up TBX Flow Down CVX Applications HP. range. Steam Conditioning Valves (TBX Flow Up. hung trim configuration to Flow down design. HRH.36 Orifice Type Welded or Bolted Bolted Welded or Bolted End Connections ASME Buttweld or ASME Raised Face Flange Flow Characteristics Whisper Trim III: Linear Whisper Trim III: Linear Standard Drill Hole: Linear or WhisperFlo™: Linear Shutoff Class (IEC 60534-4 and ANSI/FCI 70-2) Class V: Standard Class IV: Optional Valve Body and Bonnet Material and Construction SA105 (Carbon Steel). TBX Flow Down.24 Outlet Sizes: NPS 8 .25Cr-1Mo). TBX Flow Down. incorporates a spraywater manifold temperature. hung trim configuration to thermally compensate rapid changes in thermally compensate rapid changes in thermally compensate rapid changes in temperature. TBX Flow Down. Sizes Inlet Sizes: NPS 4 . Product Bulletin Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide 40:001 D102484X012 March 2013 Steam Conditioning Valves (TBX Flow Up.

and 67CFR supply pressure filter-regulator controller. pneumatic or electro-pneumatic valve positioners. and 585CLS) W0363-1 W6304-1 W2795 657 and 667 585C 585CLS Table 5. limit switches. Spring. and supply pressure filter-regulator position transmitters. FIELDVUE digital valve handwheels. Lbf (Varies with Operating Pressure. travel stops. position transmitters. limit switches.Product Bulletin 40:001 Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide March 2013 D102484X012 Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (657. and supply pressure filter-regulator 6 .000 585CLS: 25. handwheels. Pneumatic or electro-pneumatic valve positioners. handwheels. and Construction) 585C: 5890 @ 125 psig operating pressure 45. and 585CLS [Long-Stroke]) Figure 5. 667.000 @ 125 psig operating pressure Accessories 585C: I/P transducers. travel stops. Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (657. 585C. limit switches. Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (657. travel stops. 667. and 585CLS) 657 and 667 585C and 585CLS Features 585C: Heavy-duty actuators Heavy-duty actuators 585CLS: Heavy-duty actuators for large valves and valves with long travel Style 585C: Double-acting piston or spring-bias piston Spring-return pneumatic diaphragm 585CLS: Double-acting piston Typical Maximum Thrust. FIELDVUE digital valve controller. 585C. 585C. 585CLS: I/P transducers. 667. pneumatic valve positioners. position transmitters.

and Construction) 17. Tejax valve stem position indicator and drain tapping for leakoff Other actuators available are.. and Nondestructive Testing 7 .000 Accessories Travel indicator. Heat Qualification. 644. spring-and-diaphragm Manual handwheel actuator Typical Maximum Thrust. Visual Inspection. Dedicating casting patterns solely to high-alloy service  Stringent specifications developed by Emerson Process Management include–Raw Material Composition and Quality. top-mounted handwheel/adjustable travel stop. Forego non-destructive testing  Steps used to qualify a foundry include–Weldability tests to gauge the foundry's ability to pour alloy materials. Don't specify wrought for cast.. Weld Repair.  Valve user guidelines include–Avoid the use of alloy tradenames. Product Bulletin Sliding-Stem Valve Selection Guide 40:001 D102484X012 March 2013 Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (655 and 1008) Figure 6. Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (655 and 1008) 655 1008 Features Manual handwheel for applications that require Actuators for pressure regulation applications a throttling type of control valve that can be manually operated and set Style Pressure-actuated. Lbf (Varies with Operating Pressure. stem seal Handwheel lock. Heat Treatment. Spring. 1B. 645 Alloy Valve Guidelines  Emerson Process Management expertise has combined its knowledge of metals and foundry techniques with valve user experience in creating high alloy valves that fight corrosion successfully. Techniques have also been implemented that verify a foundry's ability to cast alloy valves properly and has established stringent specifications that guide the foundry in providing quality results. 643.  Full range of self-operated control valves. Sliding-Stem Valve Actuators (655 and 1008) W0446B W0590 655 1008 Table 6.  Guidelines have been developed to help the valve user specify alloy valves correctly.

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